Performance Project with Helder Seabra (former dancer with Wim Vandekeybus and Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui)

Performance Project description

16 selected dancers will have the opportunity to work and create an around 15 minutes piece with Helder Seabra. The workshop starts on July 23rd, lasts for six days, finishing with a performance on Saturday the 28th of July at the «one small step» International Dance festival in Urban Environment in Corfu.

 

The Performance Project includes

-a contemporary technique workshop (an hour and a half, from Monday to Friday)

-rehearsals (four hours, from Monday to Friday).

-performance (on Saturday)

 

Short biography

Originally from Portugal, Helder Seabra received his training in Ginasiano/Portugal and P.A.R.T.S./Belgium. For the past 14 years he has been a long-term member of the renowned companies Ultima Vez/Wim Vandekeybus and Eastman/Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, as a performer, assistant choreographer and teacher for local and international assignments. At the same time he has been progressively developing his own artistic practices and in 2013 he founded HelKa Vzw, to channel all his previous experiences and explore the full potential of the body & mind, and different forms of dialogue, through collaborations with other artists. Through the platform he has been creating, performing, and teaching on an intensive basis (inter)nationally.

 

Where: Municipal Theater of Corfu, 68 Georgio Theotoki Str. 49100 Corfu. Main entrance  Samara str. Side entrance Stamatiou Desila str.

Dates: 23rd – 28th of July

Time:  23rd – 27th of July from 10:00 – 16:00, Performance on the 28th of July starting at 21:30

 

Selection process / How to apply

The selection of the 16 dancers depends on previous experience. Please send us an email with your CV, a video link and a letter of interest at: enamikrovima@gmail.com

 

The total cost of the workshop is 280€.

«one small step» has secured for its participants discounts in accommodation close to the venue, to selected local restaurants with amazing Greek cuisine and to other shops.

 

For more information please email us at: enamikrovima@gmail.com